16th annual Quake on the Lake Hydroplane Races! (Waterford & White Lake, Michigan)

If you like sunshine, hot girls and FAST BOATS doing 150mph+ then come out to the annual Quake on the Lake at Pontiac Lake State Rec Park for the APBA Hydroplane Races!

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Live music, classic car show, hoverboards, cornhole tournament, fire spinning, beach pong and more!

Started in 1999, the annual Hydroplane Boat Races, are on one of the fastest one-mile race courses in the USA. World-record racing performances from inboard hydroplanes are guaranteed. 19 world records have been set at this race on this lake.

Joe Kreitzer, NM-10 “Summer Dreams” and George Kennedy, Jr., NM-1 “Shameless” (National Mod hydroplane(s)

Pontiac Lake State Rec Park is 3,745-acres. There is also a campground with 176 camping sites. The majority of spectators here at PLSRP.

beautiful Pontiac Lake State Rec Park (Waterford, MI)

Friday, July 22nd, 2016 from 5pm-9pm there will be a FREE Hot Summer Nights Mixer with live music, food vendors, sand sculptors, sunset pontoon cruises from Colony Marine, Michigan beer cider and wine and more!

For boaters, jet skiers and partiers, there is a boat party on the far side of the lake, nicknamed The Conga Line.

Quake on the Lake!

What:          17th Annual Quake on the Lake (APBA Hydroplane Races)

When:          Friday, July 22nd-Sunday, July 23rd, 2016

Where:        Pontiac Lake State Rec Park (7800 Gale rd, Waterford, Michigan)

Time:           Friday (5pm-9pm), Saturday (9am gates open, 10am-5pm APBA Hydroplane Races, 10am-8pm Oakland County’s biggest beach party), Sunday (races 10am-5pm, beach party 10am-5pm)

Cost:            FREE!/ $10.00 pit pass/ $19.00 to camp at PLSRP

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